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DB2 is now Db2

Some IBM name changes for DB2: Old name New name DB2 for LUW Db2 DB2 for z/OS Db2 for z/OS DB2 for z/OS Db2 for i DB2 on Cloud Db2 Hosted dashDB for Transactions Db2 on Cloud dashDB for Analytics Db2 Warehouse on...

Is my Oracle database healthy?

It's a common question if a database is in a healthy state. DBA_REGISTRY shows the status of components loaded into the database. Mike Dietrich mentions in his blog two additional checks that should be performed regularly during off-peak hours for Oracle...